EDP Renewables & Walmart Sign 15-yr PPA For 180 MW Texas Solar Plant

EDP Renewables North America LLC  and Walmart Inc. have signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for a portion of a new 180-megawatt (MWac) solar project in Texas. Under the PPA, Walmart will be an offtaker for 162 MWac, complementing its current corporate procurement from EDPR NA projects of 233 MWac of utility-scale solar and […]

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Levi Strauss Teams up with Walmart, Orsted, Schneider Electric for Wind Energy Project

American clothing company known for manufacturing denim jeans, Levi Strauss has joined forces with Walmart Inc, Orsted, Schneider Electric for the purchase of percentage of the renewable energy that is to be generated by Kansas-based Sunflower Wind Farm. The financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed, however, it has been revealed that the […]

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US SEC Initiates Investigation Against Tesla Over Disclosures Linked To Solar Tiles

In a move widely seen as an acknowledgement of the complaint by a former Tesla employee, Steven Henkes, the US securities regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has initiated investigations into the allegations on Tesla, for failing to notify its shareholders and the public about fire risks associated with its solar panel systems. The investigations […]

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Walmart Sets Goal to be Zero Emissions Company by 2040

Walmart is doubling down on addressing the growing climate crisis by targeting zero emissions across the company’s global operations by 2040. Walmart has announced it is doubling down on addressing the growing climate crisis by targeting zero emissions across the company’s global operations by 2040. Walmart and the Walmart Foundation are also committing to help […]

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200 MW Harvest Ridge Wind Farm is Operational

Walmart is one of the offtakers from the wind project EDP Renewables (EDPR), a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the largest wind energy producers in the world with a presence in 14 countries, has completed the construction its 200 MW Harvest Ridge wind farm in Douglas County, Illinois, USA. Through […]

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Solis Powers 4MWs of Solar for Walmart in Mexico

High-efficiency Solis 60kW advances retail giant’s green goals Ginlong Technologies (Stock Code: 300763.SZ), a global leader in photovoltaic string inverter manufacturing, has fitted eight new solar systems at Walmart stores across Mexico with a total installed capacity of 4MWs. Providing 99% efficiency, the high-performing Solis 60kW inverter delivers safe and reliable technology to participating stores. […]

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Walmart Signs Deal With C2 Energy Capital For 46 Solar Projects Across US

C2 Energy Capital, LLC announced on May 8 that it executed 46 Power Purchase Agreements and leases with Walmart Inc. to provide solar power at the retailer’s operations in five states. Founded in 2014, C2 Energy Capital, LLC is an investor in renewable energy and storage assets. The Firm provides capital and support services for […]

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Walmart, SunPower Sign 23 MW Solar Pact

As part of the project, a mix of rooftop and ground-mount solar systems are expected to account for 23 MW, with start of construction targeted for the first half of 2019.   Retail stores chain operator Walmart has reached an agreement with SunPower to have the commercial energy provider install solar systems at 19 stores […]

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